Our first stop in Washington was Spokane where both of John's parents were born, his mother grew up there, while his fathers family moved to Seattle. John's parents met when they both attended the University of Washington in Seattle. John had not been in Spokane since his grandmother passed away ...Read More
Having enjoyed our visit to Cedar Rapids we continued our trek towards Montana to visit our dear family friends Nancy and John Bohlinger.
Our first stop becomes Sioux Falls, South Dakota where we visited the “falls” in the center of town. It was a beautiful park and the falls was a pl...
Return to Iowa
Since Janice had qualified for the USGA Senior Women’s Amateur we headed to Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The course that is hosting the tournament happens to be on the list of courses that we are writing about. We called and they were delighted to have us play later in the afternoon.
We ...Read More
On to Chicago
We had a wonderful time with the Roberts clan at Lake Sunapee and it was time to start the trek west. We had a great drive through Vermont and upstate New York to Lake Seneca. We planned to do another Harvest Host stop at a winery and arrived for our wine tasting around 4:00 on ...Read More
Pinehills Golf club
We made the trip to the Cape Cod area with the first stop, The Pinehills Golf Club in Plymouth, MA. We were going to write about the Reese Jones course after we had the opportunity to play it.
We arrived around noon and the pro staff got us all set up to play...Read More
As Willie Nelson sang it “On the Road Again”. We departed Flagler Beach on Monday morning July 8, after John picked up his new ears at the VA, yes, John has hearing aids and he says he can now hear me, so he says!
A long day of driving, but worth the eight hours on the road to arrive at Tall...Read More
It has been an interesting spring with many projects. The big one was Janice remodeling the guest bathroom. We think it has been since the house was built in 1958 that it was updated. Interesting project, but thank God it is complete and we think came out great.
June 21st we head...Read More
A Must Visit - Soudan Underground Mine
We drove up to the northern part of Minnesota to visit the Soudan Underground Mine, an important mine in the rich history of our country.
When we arrived we headed to the desk to sign in for the our reservation for the 10:00 A.M. tour We were di...Read More
Cooperstown, NY - Otesego Lake, Baseball Hall of Fame - The Last of the Mohicans.
There will always be a special feeling in Janice’s heart for Cooperstown. Most of us think of it as the home of the Baseball Hall of Fame and James Fenimore Cooper’s book, The Last of the Mohicans. Janice's fa...Read More
Herbert Hoover - An Interesting and accomplished Man.
I have had every honor to which man could aspire. There is no place on the whole earth except here in America where all sons of man have this chance in life...Here alone is human dignity not a dream, but an accomplishment. Herbert Hoover